35 days in Slovenia Itinerary

35 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Maribor
— 5 nights
2
Kranjska Gora
— 5 nights
3
Bohinjsko Jezero
— 3 nights
4
Nova Gorica
— 4 nights
5
Koper
— 6 nights
6
Ljubljana
— 11 nights

5
nights
Maribor

Maribor ©
Cycling may be one of the best ways to tour Maribor, a great base for exploring the surrounding area and conquering Pohorje Mountains.
Venture out of the city with trips to Jeruzalem Church (in Ivanjkovci), Murska Sobota - Monument to Victims of War (in Murska Sobota) and Plečnik's Church (in Bogojina). And it doesn't end there: test your problem-solving skills at Escape Room Enigmarium Maribor, don't miss a visit to Prešernova Street, stop by Vino Valdhuber, and walk around Laško Spa Park.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Maribor attractions planner.

Ljubljana to Maribor is an approximately 1.5-hour shuttle ride. You can also drive; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Maribor are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can drive to Kranjska Gora.

Things to do in Maribor

Historic Sites · Wineries · Parks

Side Trips

Ptuj, Pegasus Statue, Green Gold Beer Fountain, Dveri Pax Winery, Spas
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Prešernova Street ©
Prešernova Street
Escape Room Enigmarium Maribor ©
Escape Room Enigmarium Maribor
Botanical Garden of University of Maribor ©

5
nights
Kranjska Gora

A trip to Kranjska Gora takes visitors to an area that represents a border point between Austria, Italy, and Slovenia.
Explore Kranjska Gora's surroundings by going to Bovec (Boka Waterfall, River Rafting & Tubing, &more) and Peričnik Falls (in Mojstrana). There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass, don't miss a visit to Three Country Border, examine the collection at Slovenian Alpine Museum, and admire the sheer force of Nadiza.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Kranjska Gora travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Maribor to Kranjska Gora takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Maribor in May, expect nights in Kranjska Gora to be about the same, around 8°C, while days are slightly colder, around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can go by car to Bohinjsko Jezero.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Parks · Adventure · Outdoors

Side Trips

Bovec, Mojstrana
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
Kayaking & Canoeing
Peričnik Falls ©
Peričnik Falls

3
nights
Bohinjsko Jezero

Bohinjsko Jezero ©
The mirror-like waters of the largest glacial lake in Slovenia make Bohinjsko Jezero one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country.
Explore Bohinjsko Jezero's surroundings by going to Mount Blegoš (in Škofja Loka), Thirsty River Brewing (in Bovec) and Source of the Soča River (in Soča). And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Lake Bohinj, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Triglav, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St John the Baptist, and get great views at Prsivec.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Bohinjsko Jezero vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Kranjska Gora to Bohinjsko Jezero by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In May in Bohinjsko Jezero, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Nova Gorica.

Things to do in Bohinjsko Jezero

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Mount Blegoš, Thirsty River Brewing, Mount Triglav, Source of the Soča River, Oplen House Museum
Highlights from your plan
Lake Bohinj ©
Lake Bohinj
Mount Triglav ©
Mount Triglav
Church of St John the Baptist ©
Church of St John the Baptist

4
nights
Nova Gorica

Nova Gorica ©
A trip to Nova Gorica takes you to the land between the Alps and the sea.
Get out of town with these interesting Nova Gorica side-trips: Soča Valley (in Bovec), Tolmin Gorge (in Tolmin) and Kobarid (Kobarid Museum, Kozjak Waterfall, &more). There's much more to do: get outside with Magma X, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Reservoir Dogs brewery, and stroll around Ferrari Garden.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Nova Gorica itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Bohinjsko Jezero to Nova Gorica in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Bohinjsko Jezero in May: high temperatures in Nova Gorica hover around 26°C and lows are around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Koper.

Things to do in Nova Gorica

Wineries · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Kobarid, Soča Valley, Tolmin Gorge, Ferrari Garden, Boris Lisjak Winery
Highlights from your plan
Soča Valley ©
Soča Valley
Magma X ©
Magma X
Kobarid Museum ©
Kobarid Museum

6
nights
Koper

Koper ©
A bridge between the Mediterranean and alpine regions of Slovenia, Koper is a small town with big appeal.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Koper: Pivka (Museo Militare Di Pivka & Pivka Park of Military History), Predjama Castle (in Postojna) and Military Museum Tabor (in Lokev). There's much more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity, engage your brain at Magical World of Shells Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Church.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Koper trip planner.

Traveling by car from Nova Gorica to Koper takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Koper can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Koper

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Piran, Portorož, Pivka, Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity, Strunjan Nature Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Predjama Castle ©
Predjama Castle
Magical World of Shells Museum ©
Magical World of Shells Museum

11
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ljubljana: Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje), Trzic Museum (in Tržič) and Bled (Stand-Up Paddleboarding, Ojstrica, &more). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Ljubljana Old Town, don't miss a visit to Prešeren Square, take in the views from Dragon Bridge, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Ljubljana trip builder app.

Drive from Koper to Ljubljana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Koper in May, expect slightly colder with lows of 9°C in Ljubljana. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Bled, Kranj, Postojna, Vintgar Gorge, Trzic Museum
Find places to stay May 30 — Jun 10:
Highlights from your plan
Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle

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